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Yahoo, Pay TV Operators Among Bidders For Hulu

A person with direct knowledge of Hulu says the video site is again up for sale, with Yahoo and pay TV operators DirecTV and Time Warner Cable among the seven bidders.

05/24/2013

David Cross, left, and Portia de Rossi in a scene from "Arrested Development," premiering May 26, 2013, on Netflix (credit: Sam Urdank/Netflix)

Los Gatos-Based Netflix Looking For Subscription Boom From ‘Arrested Development’

Netflix is hoping this weekend’s release of the resurrected TV series “Arrested Development” will lock up more subscribers to its Internet video service.

05/24/2013

The Apple logo is seen September 11, 2012 at the Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco. (Kimhiro Hoshino/AFP/GettyImages)

Apple ‘iTV’ Reportedly Going On Sale This Year

It’s no secret that Apple wants to get into the living room by making its own TV set, and there have been plenty of rumors and reports about how and when it’s going to happen.

04/03/2013

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Feds Charge Former NorCal Journalist Of Conspiring With ‘Anonymous’ Hackers

The Justice Department is charging a former web producer for the Sacramento-based FOX station KTXL of conspiring with members of the hacker group “Anonymous” to hack into and alter a Tribune Company website.

03/14/2013

Al Gore, chairman and co-founder of Current TV, and Joel Hyatt, executive vice chairman and co-founder of Current TV, attend the Current TV Upfront at the Paley Center For Media on February 9, 2011 in New York City. (Joe Kohen/Getty Images for Current TV)

Al-Jazeera Buying Al Gore’s SF-Based Current TV

Current TV, founded in 2005 by former vice president Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, is available in 60 million U.S. homes.

01/02/2013

CBS Super Bowl Park at Jackson Square Cable Bridge Over Decatur Street

CBS Announces Week-Long 24/7 Coverage Before Super Bowl XLVII

CBS, home of Super Bowl XLVII, will create CBS Super Bowl Park at Jackson Square in the heart of the historic French Quarter in New Orleans, La., to serve as the CBS Corporation’s central broadcast center. […]

12/06/2012

Televisions on display at an electronics store. (CBS)

Tech Watch: Buying A New TV Online

Buying a TV used to be an in-store experience, but increasingly people are making this big purchase online.

11/27/2012

Analog Televisions Get Phased Out As US Prepares For Digital TV Conversion (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Old TV Tubes May End Up At California Landfills, Despite Fees

For years, California has required old TV and computer monitors to be recycled and charges a special fee. But new rules will put many of those monitors in the dump, and consumers will still pay that surcharge.

09/27/2012

People mingle in front of a display of LG Electronics televisions at a trade show. (Fredrick J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

3 TV Display Makers Settle LCD Price-Fixing Case

Three Asia-based companies have agreed to pay $571 million to settle claims by officials from California and seven other states that they conspired to inflate prices for liquid crystal display screens used in televisions and computer monitors, according to New York’s attorney general.

07/12/2012

A cannonball from a "Mythbusters" experiment went through this home on Cassata Place in Dublin on December 6, 2011. (CBS)

‘MythBusters’ To Resume Filming In Dublin After Cannonball Mishap

The popular television show “MythBusters” will resume filming occasional experiments at the Alameda County Sheriff’s Training Center in Dublin following last December’s unsuccessful cannonball experiment.

06/26/2012

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